Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine

Robert Charles Lusk , MD

Providence Medical Group
5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 540
Portland, OR 97213

(503) 215-6600

Overview

Personal Statement: I enjoy being part of an academically focused community-based residency, because it allows for such close relationships between residents and faculty. Nothing compares to the joy of watching young physicians grow into accomplished clinicians. During your time with us, we?ll help you develop your clinical skills, your commitment to our profession and help you negotiate the difficult balance between career and family. Areas of Academic Focus: House Staff Education Inpatient Medicine Clinical Pathway Development and Implementation HIV Provider Training National/Regional Responsibilities: Northwest Medical Teams International, China HIV/AIDS Training Team Delegate Medical Director, Our House of Portland (HIV/AIDS residential care facility) Secretary-Treasurer, Infectious Disease Society of Oregon Publications: The Healing Touch, On Being a Doctor, Annals of Internal Medicine, Volume 127, No. 6, 486, 1997. Beta-carotene in HIV infection: an extended evaluation, AIDS, 1996, 10:967-973. Apoenzyme of Pseudomonas cepacia Salicylate Hydroxylase: Preparation, Florescence Properties, and Nature of Flavin Binding, The Journal of Biological Chemistry, Volume 259, No. 2, 1136 ? 1142, 1984. Presentations: Extending the Core Competencies to Faculty Evaluation. Workshop, APDIM 2008 Spring Meeting, New Orleans. Developing an Electronic Sign0Out as part of a Resident QI Project, Invited Workshop, APDIM 2009 Fall Meeting, Philadelphia 1999, Keynote speaker, "HIV and Mental Health". Oregon Health Division Conference on HIV and Mental Health 2004 ,"Syphilis". Medical Grand Rounds, Providence Portland Medical Center; Infectious Diseases Society of Oregon, Fall Meeting; Grand Rounds, Albany General Hospital, Albany, Oregon. 2007, "HIV Co-Management between HIV Specialist and Primary Care", Annual Review Course, Practical Advances in Internal Medicine, Providence Portland Medical Center. 2008, "Medical Strategies to Prevent HIV Transmission: Occupational, Sexual and Mother-to-Child". Medical Grand Rounds, Providence Portland Medical Center. Teaching Responsibilities: Clinic Preceptor, 2 half-days weekly Inpatient Teaching Attending, 2 months annually Ward Attending, 4 months annually Morning Report, 2 one month annually Night Float Rounds Medical Student Teaching, 1 month annually ID Consult Service, every month Personal Interests: My partner and I are active in local organizations, including Our House of Portland and our church. I enjoy gardening, cooking, reading. We have just finished a major remodel of our old house and are already planning what we want to do next! Chris and I share our home with our very spoiled "pound dog," Esther.I enjoy being part of an academically focused community-based residency, because it allows for such close relationships between residents and faculty. Nothing compares to the joy of watching young physicians grow into accomplished clinicians. During your time with us, we?ll help you develop your clinical skills, your commitment to our profession and help you negotiate the difficult balance between career and family.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 34 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish ,English , German and Russian

Specialties

Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Providence Portland Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston Graduated in 1988

Main Location

Fax:
Website: oregon.providence.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Other Locations

Oregon Health Science University Hospital
5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 611
Portland, OR 97213
(503) 215-8699

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Neighborhood Health Center Tanasbourne Medical Clinic
10690 NE Cornell Rd Ste 220
Hillsboro, OR 97124
(503) 848-5861

Fax:(503) 384-8586
Website:www.nhcoregon.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Tue7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Wed7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Thu7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Fri7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Robert Charles Lusk Md
2236 SE Belmont St
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 215-6600

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Neighborhood Health Center Milwaukie Medical Clinic
10330 SE 32nd Ave Ste 325
Milwaukie, OR 97222
(503) 416-1960

Fax:(503) 341-6195
Website:www.nhcoregon.org
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Neighborhood Health Center Canby Medical Clinic
178 SW 2nd Ave
Canby, OR 97013
(503) 416-4547

Fax:(503) 341-6455
Website:www.nhcoregon.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Neighborhood Health Center Oregon City Medical Clinic
728 MOLALLA AVE
OREGON CITY, OR 97045
(503) 656-9030

Fax:(503) 365-6902
Website:www.nhcoregon.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Moda Health Beacon
  • Moda Health Connexus
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PacificSource PSN
  • PacificSource SmartChoice
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Standard MRF
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Premier HMO - Individuals
  • Providence Choice Network
  • Providence Health System Connect Network
  • Providence PPO
  • Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
  • Regence Preferred - OR
  • Signature
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO